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1.
knowing alot of shit in one subject. well-learned
The hooker was erudite in subjects such as sex and drugs.
by rebecca July 09, 2004
 
2.
adjective- kick-ass. Being very awesome.
Your paper was thoughtful, well-written, and erudite in its ending.
by jmoney April 12, 2004